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Wednesday, June 26, 2013

4-H Outdoor Adventure (Float Trip)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 8 a.m. to Friday, June 28, 2013, 6 p.m.

Where:  
Niangua River

Description:

Teen Outdoor Adventure - Ages 13 and up - On June 26-28, we will journey to the Niangua River in south Missouri. Activities will include float trip, spelunking, hiking, and...PAINTBALL!!!  $150 includes transportation (we will take a charter bus if we have enough sign up), most food, raft, t-shirt, and camping fees/tent.  Applications will be accepted until we’re full or June 5th, so don’t delay! Contact Shaun Murphy at murphyse@missouri.edu (660/646-0811) or your local Extension office for an application and more details. Application online at http://extension.missouri.edu/livingston/events.aspx

Session topic:

Floating, hiking, paintball and FUN!!! Join us on this outdoor adventure as you enjoy Missouri's outdoors and meet new and old friends!

Registration:

Contact your local Extension office or the registration link. Registration taken until June 5th or until spots are full. more...

Registration
deadline:

6/5/2013

Cost:

$150.00

Facilitator:

Shaun Murphy, murphyse@missouri.edu
Livingston County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/646-0811




Regional Grazing School-Savannah, Missouri

When:  Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 5:30 p.m.

Where:  
Clasbey Center
411 Court, Savannah MO map...

Session topic:

Regional Grazing School

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Humphrey, humphreyjr@missouri.edu
Andrew County MU Extension Center
phone: (816) 324-3147




Selling to the Government: The First Steps

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Railway Exchange Building
12Th floor
Room 1220
615 Olive Street, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

The federal governmentt awards over $400 billion dollars in contracts annually to small business owners. Are you ready to market yourself to the world's largest customer? this 3-hour seminar offers an overview of the critical first steps to becoming a government contractor, how to identify opportunities, and understand the contracting process. The seminar will also cover MO PTAC services available to assist Missouri businesses in all aspects of government contracting. After attending this orientation seminar, a business is eligible to sign up for MO PTAC services which include:
. Marketing To The Government
. Identifying Government Bidding Opportunities
. Government Bid Preparation Assistance
. Providing Government Specifications and Standards
. providing Government Bid Price Histories
. Government Registration and Certification Assistance
. Government Proceurement Counseling

Registration:

Pre-register required

Registration
deadline:

6/24/2013

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Millie Miller-Hoover, millerhooverm@umsystem.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-2115




Polk/Dallas County 4-H Day Camp 2013 (Session 1 of 4)

When:  Monday, June 24, 2013, 9 a.m. to Friday, June 28, 2013, noon

Where:  
Polk County Fairgrounds
Bolivar MO

Description:

4-H, Growing our Future !! Summer Day Camp - A camp planned especially for youth 5—10 years of age.
Activities include science, games, art, cooking, snacks and more!

Session topic:

June 24—28, Bolivar— Pizza from the garden

Registration:

Call the Polk County Extension Center for registration information - 417-326-4916

Registration
deadline:

6/3/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Velynda Cameron, cameronv@missouri.edu
Polk County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/326-4916




Lees Summit Farmers Market (Session 5 of 9)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Less Summit Farmers Market
Second & Douglas St., Lees Summit MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Velynda Cameron, cameronv@missouri.edu
Polk County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/326-4916




Why Export?

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
SBTDC Offices
500 E. Walnut, Suite 103, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Key information for Economic Development Professionals & Businesses wanting to connect to international markets.
The companies in your community can expand sales and create jobs by entering the international marketplace. Attend this session to learn more about: The role International Trade plays in Economic Development, The Missouri International Trade Assistance Network, International trade core concepts, and Case studies of successful Missouri new-to-export companies.

Registration:

There is no charge for this session. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about how you can connect companies to exporting opportunities and resources. Please RSVP to (573) 882-7096

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Olivia Gill, GillOS@umsystem.edu
University of Missouri SBTDC
phone: 573/884-8087




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Session 2 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:  
Warren County Senior Center
501 Ashland, Warrenton MO map...

Description:

Wednesday mornings at the Warren County Sr. Center.

Session topic:

Each course meeting will provide instruction and practice of strenght improving exercises that benefit bone strength, muscle strength, joint movement, and improved balance.

Registration:

Contact Chris Merritt at the Warren County Extensio Center (456-3444).

Registration
deadline:

6/26/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Chris Merritt, merrittc@missouri.edu
Warren County MU Extension Center
phone: 636/456-3444




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (Cass) (Session 8 of 20)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Where:  
MU Extension Center
201 W. Wall, Harrisonville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is 20 classes over 10 weeks strength training program for adults 60 years and older. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life. The program incorporates warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises, and cool down stretches. Over the ten weeks participants learn exercises to improve strength and balance. The class meets twice weekly and all equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register contact MU Extension @ 816.30.8460

Cost:

$35.00
2nd person from same household is $15

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 816/380-8460




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, Family Love Adult Day Health Care (Session 8 of 10)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Family Love Adult Day Care
286 DeBaliviere Ave., St. Louis MO map...

Description:

A strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The programs goal is to improve health and quality of life. Exercise sessions to improve strength and balance include warm-up exercises, strengthening exercises and cool-down stretches. An orientation and pre-assessment precede nine weeks of exercise sessions, and the program concludes with a post-assessment.

Registration:

Call Joyce Wilks
Phone: (314)367-5683

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Damaris Karanja, karanjad@missouri.edu
St. Louis County MU Extension Center
phone: 314/400-7298




Food Preservation Workshops (Johnson) (Session 2 of 2)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  
7th Day Adventist Church
Kingsville MO

Description:

Participants will learn via hands-on activities how to pressure can green beans, water bath can pickles, jams/jellies and salsas, as well as how to dehydrate produce and make jerky.

Session topic:

water bath canning of pickling and making jams/jellies. also focus on dehydration of produce and how to make jerky

Registration:

This 2 session series is limited to the members of the 7th Day Adventist Church in Kingsville.

Cost:

$0.00
$45 per person

Facilitator:

Susan Mills-Gray, Mills-GrayS@missouri.edu
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, MU Extension
phone: 816/380-8460




Aging In Place - Universal Design

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
Sylvester Powell, Jr. Community Center 6200 Martway Street, Mission Kansas

Description:

Universal Design - Creating Housing and Communities for All

Session topic:

Universal Design is smart design.
Join us for an informative workshop that explores how homes and household products are designed, built and remodeled to better meet the needs of everyone at every age, life stage and ability.

Registration:

Registration is required. Go to web link for more information. Contact Marsha Alexander for more information. more...

Registration
deadline:

6/21/2013

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Marsha Alexander, AlexanderM@missouri.edu
Jackson County MU Extension Center at Kansas City
phone: (816) 482-5850




Dig into Healthy Eating (Session 3 of 7)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Ozark Regional Library
115 South Main Street, Fredericktown MO map...

Description:

Looking for a program for your summer library reading program? The University of Missouri’s Family Nutrition Education Program has FREE and fun nutrition education classes that support your library reading program theme!
• One or more classes.
• Interactive and fun activities for kids, ages 2 through 12.
• Developmentally appropriate lessons.
• Reading books aloud to children.
• Food tastings, depending on your library’s request.
• Encouragement and education for making healthy food and activity choices.

Session topic:

There will be interactive and fun activities for children, ages 2 through 12 with developmentally appropriate lessons. Books will be read aloud to children. Children will be given encouragement and education for making healthy food & activity choices.

Registration:

No pre-registration is required. Please call the Madison County Extension Center at 573-783-3303 for more information on the program more...

Class size:

100

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Marsha Alexander, AlexanderM@missouri.edu
Jackson County MU Extension Center at Kansas City
phone: (816) 482-5850




"Where Do I Want My Business To Go, and How Do I Make It Happen?"

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Plaster Hall, Room 107, MSSU (Seating is limited)
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...

Description:

This Kauffman Workshop: “Listening to Your Business” will help you to develop a three year plan, vision, and set goals. It helps you, the entrepreneur, identify where you currently are, where you would like to see your business in three years, identify the gaps and then develop a strategy and action plan to fill in the gaps to achieve your three years goals. This workshop is specifically designed for entrepreneurs who have been in business for at least one year. A Kauffman workbook will be provided. more...

Cost:

$59.00

Facilitator:

Ken Surbrugg, surbrugg-k@mssu.edu
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
phone: 417/625-9557




Urban Orchard Series

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Where:  
NE Corner of Broadway and Anderson. Parking in the Montessori School parking lot (directly across Anderson from 719 W. Broadway) is ok if no after school hour event is ongoing.
719 West Broadway , Columbia MO map...

Description:

Jim Quinn who led the early season pruning class will be hosting a Mid-Summer Fruit Review. A walk around the garden will feature fruit development or success with crop (e.g. strawberries), disease symptoms and insect damage, control (or lack of) of diseases and insect pests, strawberry renovation, etc.

This free event open to all. Please let us know you're coming. Berries from Jim's garden will be featured in Jello, with some interesting favor and berry combinations.

Session topic:

This is a combined event with the 4th class of the Hand's On Fruit Care Workshop Series. A walk around the garden will feature fruit development or success with crop, disease symptoms and insect damage, control (or lack of) of diseases, etc.

Registration:

E-mail the Boone County Extension Center at-
Booneco@missouri.edu


Just your name and how many that will attend. Berries from Jim's garden will be featured in Jello, with some interesting favor and berry combinations.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Quinn, quinnja@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Westport Plaza Farmers Market (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Westport Plaza Farmers Market
Westport Road and Wyoming, Kansas City MO map...

Session topic:

Fresh produce demonstration

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

James Quinn, quinnja@missouri.edu
Cole County MU Extension Center
phone: 573/634-2824




Focus on Kids--Ray County

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Ray County Extension Center
(located in the Eagleton Civic Center on the Ray County Fairgrounds)
1015 W. Royle Street, Richmond MO map...

Description:

Focus on Kids is the court mandated program in Ray County for separated or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of their parenting plans.

Session topic:

Focus on Kids is the court mandated program in Ray County for separated or divorcing parents and for parents doing modifications of their parenting plans.

Registration:

Parents whose cases are filed in Ray County must contact the Circuit Clerk's office to register: 816-776-2335
Parents whose cases are filed in another county or out-of-state, but with to take the class in Ray County must contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at: 816-407-3490 to register.

Registration
deadline:

6/21/2013

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Diana Milne, MilneD@missouri.edu
Clay County MU Extension Center
phone: 816/407-3490




Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Advanced Bethany Jan-Mar 2013 (Session 11 of 11)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Where:  
Harrison County Extension Office, Court House Basement
1505 Main Street, Bethany MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Advanced is a ten week strength training program for middle-aged and older adults. The program’s goal is to improve health and quality of life.

We will incorporate warm-up exercises; simple and advanced strengthening exercises, with or without weights; and cool down stretches. Weights are provided for the class. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Bring water bottle and towel.

Registration
deadline:

1/22/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
If both this basic and the advanced class (on Tuesdays) is taken, the fee for both is $40.

Facilitator:

Janet M. Hackert, HackertJ@missouri.edu
Harrison County MU Extension Center
phone: (660) 425-6434




Home Food Preservation Series, Columbia

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Extension Center
1012 N Hwy UU, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Tasty tomatoes, colorful peppers, sweet juicy peaches and other fresh produce....are all so easy to preserve. This series of classes on home food preservation will teach the latest and safest ways to can, freeze and dry foods. Sign up for just one session, two, three, four or all five: June 12-Freezing & Drying, June 19-Jam & Jellies, June 26-Pressure Canning, July 10-Pickles & Relishes, July 17-Canning Salsa & Fruit.  more...

Session topic:

Take the fear out of using a pressure canner by attending this session. You will learn how to safely use a pressure canner to can vegetables, soups and meats.

Registration:

To register, mail the completed registration form and check made payable to University Extension Council to: University of MO Extension Center, 1012 N Hwy UU, Columbia, MO 65203. Registration deadline is June 6. Class size is limited. Enroll early. For questions or more information, contact the instructor Vera Massey: masseyv@missouri.edu or 573-445-9792. more...

Registration
deadline:

6/6/2013

Cost:

$15.00
$15 per session or $60 for all five.

Facilitator:

Vera Massey, masseyv@missouri.edu
Boone County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 445-9792




Building Strong Families Parent Education Classes in Macon (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Macon County Extension Center
514 E Briggs Drive, Suite D, Macon MO map...

Description:

Sign up now for Parent Education using the Building Strong Families Curriculum. Four modules including Family Strengths, Postive Discipline, Stress Management and Balancing Work and Family will be used in the course. The 20.00 fee covers all four sessions.

Session topic:

This session will focus on managing stress in the family.

Registration:

Contact the Macon County Extension Center at 660-385-2173 or email Jane Hunter at hunterej@missouri.edu.

Registration
deadline:

6/14/2013

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

Vera Massey, masseyv@missouri.edu
Boone County MU Extension Center
phone: (573) 445-9792




Mt. Moriah Hustlers 4-H Club (Session 3 of 12)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Jacoby Chapel Church

Description:

monthly 4-H club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Amanda Tempel, tempela@missouri.edu
Johnson County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/747-3193




Stone 4-H Club (Session 32 of 35)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

The Stone 4-H Club usually meets the last Wednesday of each month at the United Methodist Church in Monroe City. For more information, contact the Marion County Extension Center at 573/769-2177.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Don Nicholson, NicholsonD@missouri.edu
Administration, MU Extension
phone: 573/248-7736




Monticello 4-H Club Meeting (Session 19 of 19)

When:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Monticello Church

Description:

Monticello 4-H Club Meeting

Session topic:

Monticello 4-H Club meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Katherine Hogan, hoganka@missouri.edu
Clark County MU Extension Center
phone: 660/727-3339